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Wherever you are enrolled, you are guaranteed a high standard of study and pastoral care – the quality of our excellent education system is maintained by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority and the Ministry of Education.
Your study experience will be different from school to school. You can choose a country school with smaller class sizes or a city high school with a wide range of study choices. Tertiary providers vary too, from small vocational specialists to large universities.
Because we welcome skilled migrants from many countries, most of our schools offer programmes in English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Your English will improve quickly, helping you succeed in other studies.
Whatever your chosen pathway, you can find a school or institute in New Zealand that offers the courses you want. If your visa allows you to work part time, you might choose a region or population centre that offers employment in your field of study. Find out the wide variety of employment and recreational opportunities on offer in New Zealand.